The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 577 539 562
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +23
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 6 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.054% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.064% 0.31% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £437 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9311 8370 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.39% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 4982 5443
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 358 441
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

NServiceBus Jobs Demand Trend in England

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Trend in England

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in England

NServiceBus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 3 £538 +43.33% 7
North West -10 3 £375 +36.36%
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 7
Yorkshire - - - -
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NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
3 16 (88.89%) SOA
4 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 12 (66.67%) TDD
6 11 (61.11%) Scrum
6 11 (61.11%) Kanban
6 11 (61.11%) REST
7 9 (50.00%) RavenDB
7 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
7 9 (50.00%) Middleware
7 9 (50.00%) MSMQ
8 8 (44.44%) JMS
8 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
8 8 (44.44%) HTML
8 8 (44.44%) Apache Solr
8 8 (44.44%) Maven
8 8 (44.44%) HTML5
9 7 (38.89%) JCAPS
9 7 (38.89%) EAI
9 7 (38.89%) Web Services
9 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (38.89%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (33.33%) LINQ
11 5 (27.78%) jQuery
11 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Apache Solr
2 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (38.89%) JCAPS
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 8 (44.44%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
3 11 (61.11%) REST
4 9 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 9 (50.00%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) JMS
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) HTML5
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 6 (33.33%) LINQ
8 5 (27.78%) jQuery
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) CSS3
10 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (16.67%) AppFabric
11 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) SOA
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) Kanban
5 7 (38.89%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (38.89%) EAI
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) System Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft